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The Plant Life of the Lurie Garden


Overview
Perennials and Bulbs of the Lurie Garden

Perennials and bulbs return each year in the garden. They also provide a significant amount of color and unique forms.

Achillea ‘Credo’
Yarrow

Achillea ‘Walter Funcke’
Yarrow

Actaea simplex ‘James Compton’
Bugbane

Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’
Giant Hyssop

Allium aflatunense ‘Purple Sensation’
Purple Sensation Allium

Allium atropurpureum
Ornamental Onion

Allium christophii
Star of Persia

Allium sphaerocephalon
Drumstick Allium

Allium ‘Summer Beauty’
Ornamental Onion

Amsonia hubrechtii
Arkansas Blue Star

Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia
Willowleaf Blue Star

Anemone hupehensis ‘Praecox’
Japanese Anenome

Anemone hupehensis ‘Splendens’
Japanese Anenome

Anemone leveillei
Windflower

Aruncus ‘Horatio’
Goatsbeard

Asclepias incarnata
Swamp Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Weed

Aster ericoides ‘Blue Star’
Heath Aster

Aster oblongifolius ‘October Skies’
October Skies Aster

Aster divaricatus
White Wood Aster

Aster lateriflorus ‘Horizontalis’
Calico Aster

Aster novae-angliae ‘Violetta’
New England Aster

Astilbe chinensis var. taquetii ‘Purpurlanze’
Purple Lance Astilbe

Astrantia major ‘Claret’
Masterwort

Astrantia major ‘Roma’
Masterwort

Baptisia leucantha
Wild White Indigo

Baptisia ‘Purple Smoke’
Hybrid Wild Indigo

Calamintha nepeta subsp. nepeta
Calamint

Camassia cusickii
Quamash

Camassia leichtlinii ‘Blue Danube’
Quamash

Campanula glomerata ‘Caroline’
Clustered Bellflower

Clematis heracleifolia ‘China Purple’
Bushy Clematis

Colchicum speciosa
Meadow Saffron

Crocus sieberi ssp. ‘Firefly’
Crocus

Crocus pulchellus ‘Zephyr’
Meadow Saffron

Crocus vernus
Crocus

Dalea purpurea
Purple Prairie Clover

Datisca cannabina
Datisca

Digitalis ferruginea
Rusty Foxglove

Dodecatheon meadia ‘Aphrodite’
Shooting Star

Echinacea pallida
Pale Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea ‘Green Edge’
Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea ‘Rubinglow’
Coneflower

Echinacea tennesseensis
Tennessee Coneflower

Echinacea ‘Orange Meadowbrite’
Coneflower

Echinacea ‘Sunset’
Coneflower

Echinops bannaticus ‘Blue Glow’
Globe Thistle

Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulfureum’
Bishop's Hat or Barrenwort

Epimedium grandiflorum ‘Lilafee’
Longspur Barrenwort

Eryngium bourgatii
Mediterranean Sea Holly

Eryngium yuccifolium
Rattlesnake Master

Eupatorium maculatum ‘Gateway’
Joe Pye Weed

Eupatorium maculatum ‘Purple Bush’
Joe Pye Weed

Filipendula rubra ‘Venusta Magnifica’
Queen of the Prairie

Gentiana andrewsii
Bottle Gentian

Geranium x cantabrigiense ‘Karmina’
Cranesbill

Geranium ‘Dilys’
Cranesbill

Geranium phaeum f. album
Dusky Cranesbill

Geum rivale ‘Flames of Passion’
Avens or Indian Chocolate

Geum triflorum
Prairie Smoke

Geranium x oxonianum ‘Claridge Druce’
Cranesbill

Geranium sanguineum ‘Max Frei’
Cranesbill

Geranium soboliferum
Cranesbill

Gillenia trifoliata
Bowman's Root

Helenium ‘Rubinzwerg’
Sneezeweed or Helen's Flower

Helleborus orientalis
Lenten Rose

Hemerocallis ‘Gentle Shepherd’
Daylily

Hemerocallis ‘Chicago Apache’
Daylily

Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia ‘Palace Purple’
Coral Flower

Hosta ‘Blue Angel’
Hosta

Hosta ‘Halcyon’
Hosta

Hosta ‘White Triumphator’
Hosta

Inula magnifica ‘Sonnestrahl’
Fleabane

Jeffersonia diphylla
Twinleaf

Kalimeris incisa
Cast-iron Plant

Knautia macedonica
Knautia

Liatris spicata
Blazing Star

Liatris spicata ‘Alba’
White Blazing Star

Limonium latifolium
Sea Lavender

Lythrum alatum
Loosestrife

Mertensia virginica
Virginia Bluebells

Monarda didyma ‘Scorpion’
Bee Balm

Origanum vulgare ‘Herrenhausen’
Oregano

Paeonia lactiflora ‘Jan Van Leeuwen’
Herbaceous Peony

Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Firedance’
Knotweed

Persicaria polymorpha
White Dragon Knotweed

Phlomis tuberosa ‘Amazone’
Phlomis

Phlox paniculata ‘Blue Paradise’
Garden Phlox

Phlox divaricata ‘Delta’
Wild Sweet William

Polystichum setiferum ‘Herrenhausen’
Soft Shield Fern

Potentilla nepalensis
Nepal Cinquefoil

Rodgersia pinnata ‘Superba’
Featherleaf Rodgersia

Ruellia humilis
Wild Petunia

Salvia x sylvestris ‘Amethyst’
Meadow Sage

Salvia x sylvestris ‘Blue Hill’
Meadow Sage

Salvia x sylvestris ‘Dear Anja’
Meadow Sage

Salvia x sylvestris ‘May Night’
Meadow Sage

Salvia x sylvestris ‘Rugen’
Meadow Sage

Salvia x sylvestris ‘Wesuwe’
Meadow Sage

Salvia verticillata ‘Purple Rain’
Meadow Sage

Salvia pratensis ‘Pink Delight’
Cherry Sage

Sanguisorba menziesii
Burnet

Sanguisorba canadensis ‘Red Thunder’
Canadian Burnet

Saponaria x lempergii ‘Max Frei’
Soapwort

Scutellaria incana
Skullcap

Sedum x hybrida ‘Bertram Anderson’
Stonecrop

Sedum ‘Sunkissed’
Stonecrop

Sedum ‘Bronco’
Stonecrop

Sedum telephium ‘Matrona’
Opine

Silphium laciniatum
Compass Plant

Smilacina racemosa
False Solomon's Seal

Stachys officinalis ‘Hummelo’
Betony or Hedgenettle

Stachys officinalis ‘Rosea’
Betony or Hedgenettle

Thalictrum delavayi ‘Elin’
Meadow Rue

Tradescantia ‘Concord Grape’
Spiderwort

Tricyrtis formosana
Toad Lily

Tricyrtis x ‘Tojen’
Toad Lily

Trifolium rubens
Ornamental Clover

Tulipa aucheriana
Tulip

Tulipa bakeri ‘Lilac Wonder’
Tulip

Tulipa hageri ‘Splendens’
Tulip

Tulipa pulchella var. ‘Albocaerulea’
Tulip

Tulipa ‘Spring Green’
Tulip

Veronica longifolia ‘Pink Damask’
Speedwell

Veronica spicata ‘Giles Van Hees’
Speedwell

Veronica longifolia ‘Lila Karina’
Speedwell

Veronicastrum virginicum ‘Rosea’
Culver's Root

Veronicastrum virginicum ‘Fascination’
Culver's Root

Veronicastrum virginicum ‘Temptation’
Culver's Root

Veronicastrum virginicum ‘Diane’
Culver's Root

Zizia aurea
Golden Alexanders


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